Lurie Children's Senior Leadership

Thomas P. Shanley, MD

President & Chief Executive Officer

Michelle Stephenson, DNP

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Ron Blaustein

Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Fatema Zanzi, Esq.

Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer

Derek Wheeler, MD

Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer

Grant Stirling, PhD

President & Chief Development Officer, 
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Foundation

Lisa Dykstra

Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Mary Alida Brisk

Interim Chief Human Resources Officer

Susan Hayes Gordon

Senior Vice President & Chief External Affairs Officer

Scott Wilkerson, CPA

Senior Vice President & Chief Integration and Business Development Officer

Adeola Oduwole, MSc

Vice President & Chief of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Anne Daly, RN, JD

Chief Compliance & Integrity Officer

Patrick Seed, MD, PhD

President & Chief Research Officer, 
Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute

Kary McIlwain

Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing & Communications Officer, 
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Foundation

Brian Stahulak, DNP

Senior Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer

Debbie Grisko, RN

President & Executive Director,
Almost Home Kids

Cassandra Lucas, PhD

Chief Operating Officer,
Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute

Krista Tartoni

Chief of Staff to President & CEO

Department Chairs

Matthew M. Davis, MD, MAPP

Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Founders’ Board Centennial Professor in Pediatrics
Executive Vice-President and Chief, Community Health Transformation – Patrick M. Magoon Institute for Healthy Communities

Cynthia K. Rigsby, MD

Chair, Department of Medical Imaging

Marleta Reynolds, MD

Chair, Department of Surgery

John T. Walkup, MD

Chair, Pritzker Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

Elizabeth J. Perlman, MD

Chair, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Richard M. Dsida, MD

Interim Chair, Department of Pediatric Anesthesia